[waw-ter-ish, wot-er-]


somewhat, or tending to be, watery.

Nearby words

  1. watering,
  2. watering can,
  3. watering hole,
  4. watering place,
  5. watering pot,
  6. waterishly,
  7. waterjet,
  8. waterleaf,
  9. waterleaf family,
  10. waterless

Origin of waterish

First recorded in 1520–30; water + -ish1

Related formswa·ter·ish·ly, adverbwa·ter·ish·ness, noun

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